FFSS Reading List:

Grief, Loss, and Trauma:

It’s OK That You’re Not OK: Meeting Grief and Loss in a Culture That Doesn’t Understand  – Megan Devine (TPL:

On Grief and Grieving: Finding the Meaning of Grief through the Five Stages of Loss – Elizabeth Kubler-Ross and David Kessler (TPL:

The Year of Magical Thinking - Joan Didion (TPL:

A Grief Observed - C S Lewis (TPL:

Man’s Search for Meaning - Viktor Frankl (TPL:

Letters of Note, Grief - Shaun Usher (TPL:

Last Things: A Graphic Memoir About Loss and Love - Marissa Moss (

Wave - Sonali Deraniyagala (TPL:

Let’s Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship - Gail Caldwell (TPL:

A Death in the Family - James Agee (TPL:

Faith, Hope and Carnage - Nick Cave (TPL:

The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind and Body in the Healing of Trauma – Bessel Van der Kolk (TPL:

The Brain that Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science – Norman Doidge (TPL:

The Brain’s Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity – Norman Doidge (TPL:

Trauma: Healing your Past to Find Freedom Now - Nick Polizzi (TPL:

Road Violence, Safe Streets and Urbansm:

There are No Accidents: The Deadly Rise of Injury and Disaster – Who Profits and Who Pays the Price – Jesse Singer (TPL:

Fighting Traffic: The Dawn of the Motor Age in the American City – Peter Norton (TPL:

Unsafe at Any Speed – Ralph Nader (

Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution – Janette Sadik-Khan (TPL:

Forcing the Hand of Justice: Seeking the Truth about My Brother’s Death. My Family’s Fight against a Broken System (The NYPD) - Joel Lefevre (

Right of Way: Race, Class and the Silent Epidemic of Pedestrian Deaths in America – Angie Schmitt (TPL:

Crash Course: If You Want to get Away with Murder Buy a Car - Woodrow Phoenix (

Autonorama: The Illusory Promise of High-Tech Driving – Peter Norton (TPL:

Straphanger: How Subways, Buses and Trains are Saving our Cities from the Empire of the Automobile –Taras Grescoe (TPL:

Walkable City Rules: 101 Steps to Making Better Places – Jeff Speck (TPL:

Confessions of a Recovering Engineer: Transportation for a Strong Town – Charles Marohn (

Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars – Samuel Schwartz (TPL:

Urban Street Design Guide – NACTO (TPL:

The High Cost of Free Parking – Donald Shoup (TPL:

Paved Paradise: How Parking Explains the World – Henry Grabar (TPL:

Cities for People – Jan Gehl (TPL:

Happy City: Transforming our Lives Through Urban Design – Charles Montgomery (TPL:

The Life and Death of Great American Cities – Jane Jacobs (

Carmageddon: How Cars Make Life Worse and What to Do About It - Daniel Knowles (TPL:

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